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Shot with the Canon 5D Mark III at ISO 100. Processed using Adobe Camera Raw.
The f/1.4 frames were given a little more exposure during raw conversions, and small push/pull adjustments were made to match the median brightness of both lenses at all apertures, to avoid perceptual differences.
This is a “deep 3D scene” in which depth of field is the dominant factor. The composition was chosen to afford examination of various bokeh qualities at varying distances.
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